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Product Name: Spectracide Terminate Termite & Carpenter Ant Killer Concentrate-10/04/2005-Old Product
EPA Registration Code: 9688-231-8845
Form: liquid
Product Category: Landscape/Yard » termites » Insecticide
Pesticides » termites, carpenter ants/bees » Insecticide
Customer Service: 800-917-5438
Date Entered: 2014-12-13
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Manufacturer
Manufacturer: Spectrum Brands
Div., United Industries
Address: P.O. Box 142642
City: St. Louis
State: MO
Zip Code: 63114
Telephone Number: 608-275-3340
Toll Free Number: 800-566-7899
Date Info Verified: 2017-02-28
Related Items: Products by this manufacturer
The following information (Health Effects, Handling/Disposal, and Ingredients) is taken from the product label and/or the (Material) Safety Data Sheet, (M)SDS, prepared by the manufacturer. The National Library of Medicine does not test products nor does it evaluate information from the product label or the (M)SDS. (What is an (M)SDS?) (Complete (M)SDS for this product)
Health Effects
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Warnings: CAUTION. Harmful if swallowed. Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with skin, eyes or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating drinking, chewing gum or using tobacco. This pesticide is extremely toxic to fish. Drift and runoff from treated areas may be hazardous to aquatic organisms in neighboring areas. To protect the environment, do not allow pesticide to enter or run off into storm drains, drainage ditches, gutters or surface waters. Applying this product in calm weather when rain is not predicted for the next 24 hours will help to ensure that wind or rain does not blow or wash pesticide off the treatment area. Rinsing application equipment over the treated area will help avoid runoff to water bodies or drainage systems. This product is highly toxic to bees exposed to direct treatment or residues on blooming crops or weeds. Do not apply this product or allow it to drift to blooming crops or weeds if bees are visiting the treatment area.
Acute Health Effects: From MSDS:

Hazards Identification

Potential Health Effects

Eye Contact: Causes moderate eye irritation.

Skin Contact: May cause irritation.

Ingestion: Harmful if swallowed.
Chronic Health Effects: From MSDS:

No information provided.
Carcinogenicity: Ingredients listed by NTP, OSHA, or IARC as Carcinogens or Potential Carcinogens: None
First Aid: Eye Contact: Hold Eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. Call a Poison Control Center for treatment advice.

Ingestion: Call a Poison Control Center immediately for treatment advice. Have person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a Poison Control Center or doctor. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

Special Notes: Have the product label with you when calling a Poison Control Center or doctor.
Health Rating: 2
Flammability Rating: 0
Reactivity Rating: 0
HMIS Rating Scale: 0 = Minimal; 1 = Slight; 2 = Moderate; 3 = Serious; 4 = Severe; 
N = No information provided by manufacturer; * = Chronic Health Hazard
MSDS Date: 2005-10-04
Handling/Disposal
Handling: Store in a cool, dry area away from heat or open flame.
Disposal: Place empty container in trash or recycle if available. If partially empty call 1-800-CLEANUP for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down and indoor or outdoor drain.
Ingredients from (M)SDS/Label
ChemicalCAS No / Unique IDPercent
lambda-Cyhalothrin091465-08-60.5
(Complete (M)SDS for this product)
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